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  • What is chikungunya? - Dhaka Tribune

    May 26, 2017 | 21:30 pm

    Dhaka TribuneWhat is chikungunya?Dhaka TribuneAccording to the World Heath Organization (WHO), chikungunya is a viral disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes causing fever and severe joint pain. Other symptoms include muscle pain, headache, nausea, fatigue and rash. The disease shares some ...

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  • Beware of Chikungunya fever - Financial Express Bangladesh

    May 26, 2017 | 16:25 pm

    Financial Express BangladeshBeware of Chikungunya feverFinancial Express BangladeshChikungunya is a viral disease transmitted to humans by infected mosquitoes. The virus is transmitted from one human to another by the bites of infected female mosquitoes. The two species of mosquitoes involved are Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus ...

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  • Delhi High Court to continue hearing dengue, chikungunya menace matter - Financial Express

    May 25, 2017 | 08:08 am

    Financial ExpressDelhi High Court to continue hearing dengue, chikungunya menace matterFinancial ExpressTaking a dig at all the three authorities, the court said that mosquitoes don't wait for meetings and asked the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) to conduct mapping of vulnerable areas where dengue and chikungunya cases have occurred. By: ANI | New ...and more »

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  • Chikungunya might disable a million - Daily Times

    May 25, 2017 | 02:06 am

    Daily TimesChikungunya might disable a millionDaily TimesKARACHI: Khadija 40, a mother of five is sitting in OPD of Civil hospital waiting for her turn to be seen by Dr Abu Talib whom she has visited 3 times earlier this month. She is suffering from Chikungunia a viral disease which has crippled her totally ...

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  • Prevention of Chikungunya - The Express Tribune

    May 24, 2017 | 06:20 am

    Prevention of ChikungunyaThe Express TribuneLAHORE: Earlier this month, a five-member delegation of the WHO visited Karachi at the request of Sindh's Health Department. The delegation gathered all information pertaining to the disease Chikungunya and formed a policy for its prevention.

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  • Chikungunya - The News International

    May 24, 2017 | 01:41 am

    ChikungunyaThe News InternationalEarlier in May, a WHO delegation arrived in Karachi to gather information about the chikungunya virus to form a policy for its prevention. The disease has reached to Thatta, Mirpurkhas and now even to Thar. The delegation lamented on the dilapidated ...

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  • The menace of Chikungunya - The Daily Star

    May 23, 2017 | 20:21 pm

    The menace of ChikungunyaThe Daily StarThe Aedes mosquito has been creating much sufferance in the city by spreading the Chikungunya fever among the city dwellers. It appears that despite our best efforts to keep our houses clean, we are in an individual capacity no match to fight the infiltration ...

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  • No lessons learnt: Why Delhi is staring at dengue, chikungunya outbreaks yet again this year - Scroll.in

    May 23, 2017 | 03:00 am

    Scroll.inNo lessons learnt: Why Delhi is staring at dengue, chikungunya outbreaks yet again this yearScroll.inDelhi High Court pulls up Centre, state government and civic agencies for not taking preventive steps against vector-borne diseases. by Abhishek Dey. Published May 23, 2017 ยท 06:30 am. No lessons learnt: Why Delhi is staring at dengue, chikungunya ...and more »

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  • Chikungunya cases up to 92, dengue cases reach 38 in city - Millennium Post

    May 22, 2017 | 20:10 pm

    Millennium PostChikungunya cases up to 92, dengue cases reach 38 in cityMillennium PostWith three more cases of Chikungunya in last week, a total of 92 cases has been reported this year so far. Meanwhile, six new cases of dengue have also been registered taking the total tally to 38 in the Capital this year, according to a municipal ...and more »

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  • HC slams Delhi for lack of campaign on dengue, chikungunya - The Statesman

    May 22, 2017 | 17:38 pm

    The StatesmanHC slams Delhi for lack of campaign on dengue, chikungunyaThe StatesmanThe Delhi High Court on Monday slammed the AAP government and civic agencies for failing to provide publicity -- to create awareness among the people -- to mosquito-borne diseases like dengue and chikungunya, their symptoms, cure and different ...and more »

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